cleaning up so well (jones_casey) wrote,
cleaning up so well

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palmistry, n.

the 947th method (according to mimbleshaw's classification) of obtaining money by false pretences. it consists in "reading character" in the wrinkles made by closing the hand. the pretence is not altogether false; character can really be read very accurately in this way, for the wrinkles in every hand submitted plainly spell the word "dupe." the imposture consists in not reading it aloud.

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    prompted by grashupfer's mention of the way things appear but to me it looks as if the power that made him, For fear of giving all things to one…

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    i do hope to return, and not after 25 years!

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    truly a masterpiece!

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